Class Mailing List or Listserv
(Currently not active)
Most agencies and programs today use technology to aid communications. Part
of the experience of this class is to learn to use technology to foster
communication. One technology tools is called a mailing list (listserv). A
mailing list is a Web based tool that works like a newsletter subscription.
Users send an email to the mailing list software, called listserv on the UTA
network. All subscribers automatically receive all emails sent to the list.
The name of the mailing list for this class is called cspclass
You will automatically be subscribed using your UTA email address. If you
want to receive the mailing list emails at another email address, do
- To subscribe to the class mailing list, send an email to
type subscribe cspclass yourfirstname yourlastname in
the body of the message. For advice on participating in a mailing list,
view the netiquette file in the course pack.
- To unsubscribe from the cspclass mailing list, send an email to
with the word signoff in the body of the message.
- To send a message to all students who subscribe to the list, send email
- To help all in the class keep track of messages from this listserv, put
the course number as the first item n the subject of all messages, e.g.,
6371. Also, try to give a
subject that indicates the content of the message.